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Russia Now Has a Registry of Whitelisted Crypto Companies

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Services The Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain has created a registry of whitelisted companies that offer crypto-related products or services. Meanwhile, the bill to regulate cryptocurrencies in Russia has been delayed. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Whitelist of Crypto Firms The Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain (RACIB) has created Read More

HTC Exodus Phone to Support Crypto Wallet, CryptoKitties, Instead of Native Blockchain

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Electronics giant HTC will not be releasing a smartphone with a native blockchain network for crypto trading between users as previously announced, The Verge reported July 10. Instead, the company will introduce a smartphone containing a cryptocurrency wallet and CryptoKitties, the Ethereum-based decentralized application (DApp) game. On May 15, the Taiwan-based electronics firm had first Read More

Cybercriminals Are Moving from Ransomware to Cryptojacking: Kaspersky Lab

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Cybercriminals Are Moving from Ransomware to Cryptojacking: Kaspersky Lab
Advertisement According to a report published by Kaspersky Lab, a global cybersecurity company, there has been a significant shift from ransomware-related attacks to crypto-mining malware. The report claims that this type of attack — known as cryptojacking — has become a more profitable prospect for hackers and is the reason for the decline in ransomware Read More

Mining Round-Up: Ebang Files for IPO in HK, Miner Arrested in China

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Mining Round-Up: Ebang Files for IPO in HK, Miner Arrested in China
Mining In recent mining news, major mining chip manufacturer Ebang Communications has filed for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) in Hong Kong, a Chinese miner has been arrested for allegedly stealing 150,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity in roughly one month, and a report has provided unique insight into the state of mining in the Russian Read More

Second Bitcoin Mining Manufacturer Plots Hong Kong IPO

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Second Bitcoin Mining Manufacturer Plots Hong Kong IPO
Advertisement China-based bitcoin mining hardware manufacturer Ebang Communication has filed to go public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX). The company, the third-largest producer of application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chips for bitcoin mining, on Monday filed an application to hold its initial public offering (IPO) on HKEX. The news was first reported by regional Read More

Ukrainian Authorities Are Not Planning to Regulate Crypto Mining

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Ukrainian Authorities Are Not Planning to Regulate Crypto Mining
The State Service for Special Communication and Information Protection of Ukraine has said that it is not planning to regulate cryptocurrency mining, news portal cryptorussia.ru reported June 25. In response to an official request for information by the Better Regulation Delivery Office’s (BRDO), the representatives of the regulatory authority reportedly said that they have no Read More

Cryptocurrency Mining Affects AMD Stock while Nvidia Overestimates GPU Demand

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Cryptocurrency Mining Affects AMD Stock while Nvidia Overestimates GPU Demand
Advertisement Demand from cryptocurrency miners has indirectly influenced the fortunes of GPU manufacturers Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Nvidia, with the former’s share prices increasing by 30 percent in May 2018 alone. AMD Stocks Rise on Mining Demand Since 2017, opportunistic cryptocurrency miners have started to bulk purchase GPU cards to build powerful mining rigs. Read More

Ripple Mining – It’s Not Something You Can Actually Do, Here’s Why…

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Ripple Mining – It’s Not Something You Can Actually Do, Here’s Why…
As a cryptocurrency information resource, we get a lot of questions. We make every effort to provide helpful answers in plain English and, of course, user questions give us a lot of information too. They let us know what newcomers to the space find important, difficult, or confusing. One question which has been coming up Read More

Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses
News Japanese police from 10 prefectures have arrested website operators using Coinhive to tap into the computer power of their site visitors to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. They are accused of violating the law banning the use of computer viruses. Some people have already been fined. The police have been monitoring the Coinhive program since Read More

UK Company Launches Crypto Mining Electric Bicycle

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on UK Company Launches Crypto Mining Electric Bicycle
Mining 50cycles, a specialist electric bicycle manufacturer, has revealed what it has described as the world’s first range of cryptocurrency mining e-bikes. Toba, the new series of crypto mining bikes, are estimated to generate approximately £20 (approximately $26.5 USD) worth of ‘Loyalcoin’ per 1,000 miles ridden. Also Read: Study Reveals ASIC Miners Represent 30% of the Read More